Tickets of high speed trains which will start service on 28th of May are on sale.
High speed train services will restart on 28th of May on 4 different routes with 2 departures in each direction, 16 departures in total. Timetables are as below:
Train tickets are only sold on internet and ticket offices at stations. Agencies and call centers will not sell tickets for now.
Trains will only call at stations of departure and arrival cities. Stops in intermediate stations are cancelled. Trains will call at Halkali, Bakirkoy, Sogutlucesme and Pendik in Istanbul, Ankara Main Station, Eryaman and Polatli in Ankara.
HES codes which are given by application of Ministry of Health should be used while buying the train tickets. For the cities with travel restriction, “Travel Permit” should also be declared.
Other precautions due to pandemic are as follows:
- Trains will run with max half capacity.
- Passengers are obliged to use face masks during travel.
- No food/drink service nor sale during travel.
No official announcement is made about other trains yet.
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